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Boopis  filifolia Speg.   
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FamilyCALYCERACEAE
Genus species var.Boopis  filifolia Speg. 
SynonymsBoopis prichardii S.Moore
Territory Southern South AmericaArgentina South, (ChubutSanta Cruz)Chile South, (Magellanes)
cold steppes
Altitude0-1000m
Description leaves linear, 15-25mm, entire, canaliculate, obtuse, floral head with narrowly cylindrical flowers, corolla with exserted style
Size5-10cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typerosette, cushion
Cultivationopen site with a poor, sandy soil
alpine house, sandy soil, sun
Propagationseed when ripe or as soon as possible
cuttings of rosettes in late summer
BibliographyFlora of Chile www.eFloras.org
Flora del Conosur www2.darwin.edu.ar
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